This the drunken old chap, in a pair of list slippers and a nightcap, wot had offered--it afterwards come out--to make a hole in the water for a quartern of rum stood aforehand
, and kept to his word for the first and last time in his life.
He took the set to a tie-break which he won when Federer pushed aforehand
It was a cold, miserable day last year when the Scot screamed in pain as he hit aforehand
against Filippo Volandri then clutched his wrist in agony.
After an early exchange of breaks in the deciding set, Federer broke with aforehand
winner to lead 5-3 and served out for victory.
This is why Jesus said of the woman who poured the precious spikenard oil on him, "She is come aforehand
to anoint my body to the burying" (Mark 14:8).